HIV/AIDS and the World of Work Branch (ILOAIDS)

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AIDS is a workplace issue because it has a marked impact on workers, their families and dependants, enterprises and national economies. More >>

Guy Ryder, the ILO Director-General & Jan Beagle the Deputy Executive Director of UNAIDS on the occasion of the World AIDS Day at the ILO.
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    Looking beyond the fence: HIV/AIDS workplace programmes in India

    29 June 2015,

    How the ILO supports companies in India to adopt workplace HIV/AIDS programmes benefitting workers and their families and communities.

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    UN CERD Committee strikes down mandatory HIV testing of foreign teachers in South Korea

    17 June 2015,

    The UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) examined the case of a New Zealand teacher working in the Republic of South Korea, whose contract was not renewed after she refused to undergo a mandatory HIV test required only of foreigners.

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    Access to HIV testing at work in Nigeria

    01 May 2015,

    On 1 May, Workers’ Day, UNAIDS joined up with the International Labour Organization’s VCT@WORK initiative to scale up voluntary counselling and HIV testing in Nigeria.

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    VCT@WORK Initiative on Labour Day in Nairobi

    01 May 2015,

    On the occasion of Labour Day and COTU(K) 50th Anniversary celebration in Kenya, the ILO organized Voluntary and Counselling Testing for women and men workers in the context of the VCT@WORK initiative.

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    VCT@WORK and Youth Employment feature prominently in the May Day Celebrations in Tanzania

    01 May 2015,

    H.E. Jakaya Kikwete, the President of the United Republic of Tanzania, spoke at the International Workers’ Day event, attended by thousands of workers at CCM Kirumba Stadium, Mwanza Region.